SEN Teacher

Hillingdon, London
Date Posted:22 Mar 2019
£140 - £200 per day + negotiable

SEN Teacher

Hillingdon, London
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Based in Hillingdon, the school caters for 240 pupils with a wide range of SEN needs.This lovely Secondary SEN School is interviewing experienced SEN Teachers looking for their next long-term opportunity. Based in Hillingdon, the school caters for 240 pupils with a wide range of SEN needs. Classes are made up of 10 pupils with 1 teacher and 1-2 teaching assistants. All staff are Team Teach trained and the school has on-site trainers to support new staff to gain this certification.

The school supports children of many different abilities, from Mild Learning Difficulties to complex needs. Behaviours are proactively managed using de-escalation techniques. The on-site Multi-Disciplinary team assess students and create individualised therapy plans to support each student with their specific learning and behaviour needs.

Independence is encouraged with pupils being supported to grow their confidence and competence academically, socially and with life skills every day. Academic classes are taught alongside vocational and skill-based classes such as Design and Technology, Food Technology, Hairdressing and Beauty, Horticulture, Dance and Art. There is also a house on site, where students can learn and practice the basic skills needed for independent living, such as cooking, setting the table, washing up, re-decorating, etc.

The school grounds are extensive with two large grass fields and many different buildings and break out spaces, including a garden for horticulture. The school is due to be rebuilt with new facilities currently being planned. The current premise feels warm and welcoming, with students' art work and photos of school events on display in every hallway. Staff here truly care. The school is keen to bring the right people onto the team and support them to grow in their career.

This position is best suited to teachers who have experience working with Autism (ASC) and complex moderate learning difficulties (CMLD). All students in the class will have an Educational Health Care Plan (EHCP). Comfortable working with secondary aged pupils, you will be able to adapt your lessons and subject material to suit each student's ability.

The Teacher would:
*Work with a class of 10 pupils
*Teach pupils with complex needs and Autism (ASC).
*Be supported by a full time Teaching Assistant in class
*Use proactive de-escalation techniques and follow individual therapy plans
*Teach 45-minute lessons, these may be subject specific or across all subjects depending on the year group and ability of the class
*Be responsible for ensuring all students achieve their highest potential
*Tailor the learning environment and subject material to suit individual needs
*Ideally be Team Teach trained

The school:
*Rated OFSTED Good
*Has 240 pupils aged 11-19 years old
*Provides placements for children and young people who have Complex Moderate Learning Difficulties (CMLD) and/or Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
*Follows the National Curriculum with no students disapplied.
*Offers vocational training opportunities and life skills development
*Has an onsite Multi-Disciplinary Team, comprising of Speech and Language Therapists and Occupational Therapists.
*Is well resourced to support SEN pupils with a sensory room, break-out spaces and a nurture room

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact! That's 23 more than our next nearest competitor
*A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability

To join us and be successful in this SEN Teaching role you will need to:
*Be qualified to teach in the UK
*Hold an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as an SEN Teacher in Hillingdon, London or for more information about the role, contact Jade George on 0207 845 5450 / OPTION 3 or We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
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